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Little Byre

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4.5 of 5 stars
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12 reviews
The patio
Dining Area
Comfy Leather Settee
View through kitchen window
Master Bedroom with King size bed
Master Bedroom
Fluffy white towels provided
Bedroom 2 for single guest
Bridge in Baggrow
Village pub
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Derwentwater and Bassenthwaite Lake
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3
Bassenthwaite, Lake District, Cumbria, England
Little Byre is a delightful character cottage nestled in the quiet hamlet of a pretty village close to the Lake District enjoying beautiful, uninterrupted views across open countryside towards Skiddaw. Furnished to the highest of standards throughout. It is an ideal base to discover all that the Lake District and the unspoilt Solway coast has to offer. The towns of Keswick, Cockermouth, Silloth and Whitehaven are all within easy reach offering a range of shops, art galleries, museums, markets, theatres and plenty of pubs and eating places.

This is the perfect area to choose for either gentle relaxation with walks from the door or for an action packed family adventure holiday with lots to do. Go-Ape High Wire Forest Adventure, Honister Via Ferrata, gyroplanes, paragliding, canoeing, sailing and a full range of outdoor adventure activiie...
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About the owner, Margaret R
Languages spoken: English
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 12 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL176771 by: Holiday Lettings
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 12 reviews
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English first
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43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

What a great find. We enjoyed a relaxing break at this beautiful cottage. Everything was first class, from the cleanliness to the comfort. The furnishings were lovely and there was a lovely patio area to sit outside and enjoy the stunning views of Skiddaw. Little touches such as leaving a welcoming bottle of wine, shortbread and even fresh milk, made... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review for Little Byre and for your kind comments. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and found the cottage to your satisfaction. We would love to welcome you back for another holiday. more

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Nicola A
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 for a stay in August 2015

This cottage is well equipped and is ideal for young families, we recommend a trip to solway Coast, a river cruise on derwentside to ashness bridge and lodore falls. The Lake District wildlife park is great for those with children, and we enjoyed a trip to Windermere where we got a boat to a steam train! I recommend little byre... more

Management response:

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your holiday and were able to take advantage of some of the attractions in the area. We are always looking at ways to upgrade the cottage and are looking into having wifi installed. There is a wifi internet service available in the area... more

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013 for a stay in October 2011

Stayed here about 3 years ago, beautiful, cosy home, everything we could possible need plus extras. Handy for all areas. My mother was with us and we are old age pensioners, she loved it. not certain if it was 2010 or 2011, cannot remember the month, memory not that good. more

  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Access:
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  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
The living/dining room has quality oak furniture and soft leather furnishings with a large flat-screen TV, DVD and CD player, a dining table for four and a cast iron, living flame gas fire; along with a range of books, maps and games for you to enjoy.

The kitchen is fully equipped with electric cooker, microwave, fridge/freezer and washing machine and a full range of white cookware, crockery and utensils.

The master bedroom has a king-size bed with matching solid ash furniture. A double wardrobe and six drawer dresser provide ample storage for all your clothes.

The rear bedroom with its pine furniture can accommodate 1 person.

The bathroom has a full size bath (with shower over) and a shaving socket.

Outside a south-facing, enclosed terrace with patio table and chairs provides an...
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Jan 2, 2016 -
Feb 13, 2016
3 nights
Jul 16, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
7 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Changeover day is Saturday
Short breaks in Mid/Peak Season must be between Saturdays
No additional costs.
Preferred payment by cheque or online bank transfer
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How to get there
Airport: Newcastle: 74.6 mi
Railway: Aspatria: 3.1 mi
Ferry: Newcastle: 74.6 mi
The closest airport is Newcastle, 74 miles away.
Directions supplied by advertiser on booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 8.7 mi.
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